The Benefit of Becoming an OSHA Whisperer: Speaking the Language of Regulators

Aug 21, 2019

  • The Benefit of Becoming an OSHA Whisperer
    February 20, 2020
    9:00 am - 11:30 am

On February 20th, Courtney Malveaux of Jackson Lewis will be delivering a presentation titled The Benefit of Becoming an OSHA Whisperer: Speaking the Language of Regulators. This meeting will be a joint meeting with the Metropolitan Washington Federal Safety and Health Committee.

Mr. Malveaux represents employers cited by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and other regulatory agencies. He also advises and represents employers in employment law matters, including retaliation claims, employment discrimination, unemployment benefits and wage claims. Mr. Malveaux also represents business associations in state and federal legislative and regulatory matters.

Mr. Malveaux represents industry on the Virginia Safety and Health Codes Board, and pulled together a broad coalition of business and safety associations to pass a first-in-the-nation law to make voluntary compliance a permanent part of a state Occupational Safety and Health Act.

Before joining Jackson Lewis, Mr. Malveaux enforced occupational safety and health law and other state and federal labor laws as Virginia’s Labor Commissioner and as President of the National Association of Government Labor Officials.

This meeting is being sponsored by Capitol Technology University

Date: February 20th, 2020

Registration: 9:00-9:30 AM

Opening Remarks and Presentation: 9:30-11:30 AM

Location: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden ARTLab

The Hirshhorn Museum is located at 700 Independence Avenue and The entrance to the ARTLab will be located in the sculpture garden directly across from the museum on Jefferson Drive down the steps in the garden.   From independence avenue entrance walk under the Hirshhorn to Jefferson drive.   Cross Jefferson at the cross walk.   Take the stairs all the way down into the bottom of the sculpture garden.

Directions to the Hirshhorn:

The Hirshhorn is located prominently on the National Mall, at the corner of 7th Street SW and Independence Ave SW.


The closest Metro station is L’Enfant Plaza (Green, Yellow, Orange, and Blue lines). The DC Circulator bus runs every 10 minutes throughout the National Mall and costs $1. Get off at stop 14, just north of the Hirshhorn. Children under 5 are free with a paying adult rider. Cash (exact change) and SmarTrip® cards are accepted. A free Southwest Shuttle runs every 10 minutes between the Southwest Waterfront, L’Enfant Plaza and the Hirshhorn. Get off at the National Mall stop, just south of the Hirshhorn.


Bike parking is available near the Museum’s entrance, just off of Independence Ave SW. The closest bike share is Capital Bikeshare at 7th Street SW and C ST NW, a block south of the Museum.


Street parking is limited, please read signs carefully for parking hours and permit restrictions. Parking is available along Jefferson Drive SW for visitors with disabilities. The closest parking garages are at L’Enfant Plaza (480 L’Enfant Plaza SW) and Capital Gallery (600 Maryland Ave SW)